7C - Pine Mountain Belt


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Pine Mountain SLAR (Side-Looking Airborne Radar)
Pine Mountain Topographic Map

Pine Mountain
(Topo Map)
Geologic Map of
Harris County
Lake Florence
(1938)
Lake Florence
(1964)
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Lake Florence
(Topo Map)
Pine Mountain
(NALC)
Pine Mountain
(SLAR)
 
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Rationale:

 

Themes

  • Unique geological structures, differential erosion
  • Agriculture, erosion, and soil conservation
  • Depression-era farms
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt and Warm Springs

Content Outline

  • Rationale
  • Performance Objectives
  • Assessment Rubrics
  • Newspaper Article
  • Study Area Description
    • Unique geological structures, differential erosion
    • Agriculture, erosion, and soil conservation
    • Depression-era farms
    • Franklin D. Roosevelt and Warm Springs

Activity Titles

All activities include

  • Power Thinking Exercise
  • Materials
  • Performance Tasks
  • Enrichment
  1. Geology of the Pine Mountain Belt
  2. Erosion and Soil Conservation
  3. Historical Perspective of Pine Mountain